The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 93 115 85
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -30
Contract jobs citing PMP 30 18 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.20% 0.70% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.50% 2.55% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 17
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£400 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.79% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 - £35.03
PMP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
666 707 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.62% 27.41% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 309 247
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 19
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.15 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.46% -51.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £12.95 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.60 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.53%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 8 £425 -5.55% 1
Newbury - 2 £385 -
Maidenhead - 1 £425 - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
PMP
South East

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP.

1 71 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 55 (77.46%) PRINCE2
3 45 (63.38%) Project Management
4 31 (43.66%) Telecoms
5 22 (30.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (26.76%) Finance
7 13 (18.31%) Service Management
7 13 (18.31%) MS Office
8 12 (16.90%) MS Visio
8 12 (16.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (15.49%) Risk Management
9 11 (15.49%) Programme Management
9 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
9 11 (15.49%) ITIL
9 11 (15.49%) Degree
10 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
11 9 (12.68%) MS Project
12 8 (11.27%) Marketing
12 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (9.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 7 (9.86%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
14 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
14 6 (8.45%) CRM
14 6 (8.45%) SAP
14 6 (8.45%) Internet
14 6 (8.45%) Supplier Management
14 6 (8.45%) MAPM
14 6 (8.45%) Time Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) Drupal
2 3 (4.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.41%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.41%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Office
2 12 (16.90%) MS Visio
3 9 (12.68%) MS Project
4 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
5 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) WAN
3 2 (2.82%) Wireless
4 1 (1.41%) HSPA
4 1 (1.41%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.41%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.41%) Firewall
4 1 (1.41%) SAN
4 1 (1.41%) Extranet
4 1 (1.41%) MPLS
4 1 (1.41%) FTP
4 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) GPRS
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.41%) UMTS
4 1 (1.41%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.41%) LabVIEW
General
1 31 (43.66%) Telecoms
2 19 (26.76%) Finance
3 8 (11.27%) Marketing
4 4 (5.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.63%) Electronics
5 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.82%) Legal
7 1 (1.41%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.41%) Retail
7 1 (1.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (84.51%) Project Manager
2 14 (19.72%) OSS Project Manager
3 9 (12.68%) Technical Manager
3 9 (12.68%) Technical Project Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (7.04%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Coordinator
6 4 (5.63%) Operations Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Operations Project Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Sales Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Relationships Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Business Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (2.82%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Flash
1 3 (4.23%) Web Services
1 3 (4.23%) HTML
2 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.41%) Middleware
2 1 (1.41%) Struts
2 1 (1.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) Social Media
3 3 (4.23%) DTV
4 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (77.46%) PRINCE2
2 45 (63.38%) Project Management
3 22 (30.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (18.31%) Service Management
5 11 (15.49%) Risk Management
5 11 (15.49%) Programme Management
5 11 (15.49%) ITIL
6 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.45%) CRM
8 6 (8.45%) Supplier Management
8 6 (8.45%) Time Management
8 6 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (7.04%) Resource Management
9 5 (7.04%) Change Control
9 5 (7.04%) Change Management
10 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.63%) Migration
10 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) Java
2 3 (4.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 71 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 11 (15.49%) Degree
3 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (8.45%) MAPM
5 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (5.63%) CISSP
5 4 (5.63%) CISM
6 3 (4.23%) CAPM
7 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.41%) CCEE
8 1 (1.41%) CCAA
8 1 (1.41%) CCIA
8 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.41%) CCNP
8 1 (1.41%) CCNA
8 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (7.04%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.41%) QA
5 1 (1.41%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) XenServer
1 1 (1.41%) Firmware
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (8.45%) SAP
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle
5 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 2 (2.82%) Google
7 1 (1.41%) Planview
7 1 (1.41%) Agilent
7 1 (1.41%) hybris
7 1 (1.41%) ATG
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix
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